FASS News Archive
Nancy Olewiler, Public Policy, Named a 2017 YWCA Woman of Distinction June 01, 2017
Congratulations to Nancy Olewiler, Public Policy, on her 2017 YWCA Woman of Distinction Award.
Jordan Abel Wins the 2017 Griffin Poetry Prize June 09, 2017
Congratulations to PhD student in English Jordan Abel, winner of the 2017 Griffin Poetry Prize.
Study on Aging and Resiliency Benefits from New CIHR Funding June 02, 2017
Andrew Wister, Gerontology, leads a research team benefitting from new funding announced by the ...
2017 FASS Convocation Speakers June 06, 2017
At each FASS convocation ceremony this week, a student speaker will reflect on his/her university...
Dionne Brand to receive honourary degree and give Shadbolt Lecture June 06, 2017
Dionne Brand, former Ruth Wynn Woodward Chair in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies, will...
Convocation 2017: Glenyth Caragata, PhD, research on understanding older drivers’ needs June 07, 2017
Understanding how people evaluate risk can help us to design programs that improve their choices in...
Graduate Convocation Medal Winners, 2017 June 07, 2017
Congratulations to our FASS graduate convocation medal winners: Amy De'Ath (PhD, English) and Evan...
Convocation Profile: Kelsey Wilson, World Literature June 08, 2017
Kelsey Wilson’s first class as a university student was World Literature 100. Today, she...
Convocation 2017: SFU experience “life-changing” for Lucia Pecnikova, BA June 08, 2017
SFU extracurricular activities led her to add a minor in counselling after she discovered she loved...
Convocation 2017: Bangladesh research, co-op readies MA student Kirk Hepburn for career June 08, 2017
He conducted research on factory safety for his master’s capstone thesis project in...
Convocation 2017: Billie Joe Rogers, PhD, evaluates a BC program for indigenous youth June 08, 2017
She completed her degree while employed at an Aboriginal consulting firm specializing in program...
Convocation 2017: Matty Taghipour, BA, advocating for restorative justice June 08, 2017
After travelling abroad this summer, Taghipour plans to attend law school and continue her advocacy...
Convocation Profile: Julie Andreyev, GLS June 07, 2017
Andreyev is the first graduate of the PhD program in Graduate Liberal Studies.
Convocation Profile: Jennifer Cooper, Political Science June 07, 2017
New MA graduate Jennifer Cooper examines the shift in energy policy from Pierre Trudeau to Justin...
Criminology grad recognized for volunteerism and academic achievement June 08, 2017
Dibnah completed a BA and a Certificate in Police Studies. She will begin a Criminology MA in Fall...